Day 1: Arrival at Lake Garda
On your first day you`ll arrive at your hotel at Lake Garda. Rest of the day it’s time for your leisure. In the evening: Dinner at the hotel and overnight.
Day 2: Verona
After breakfast you will meet your city guide at Verona. Together you explore Romeo`s and Juliet`s city of love. Return, afterwards dinner at your hotel restaurant.
Day 3: Mantova - Emilia Romagna
Breakfast in your hotel at Lake Garda. On your third day you’ll visit Mantova – the capital of the province of the same name. Mantova is noted for its significant role in the history of opera, and the city is known for its architectural treasures and artifacts, elegant palaces, and medieval and Renaissance cityscape. Later you will go forward to Emilia Romagna. There you will arrive at a hotel in the area of Modena/Bologna. Rest of the day it’s time for your leisure. In the evening: Dinner at the hotel and overnight.
Day 4: Modena - Bologna
Breakfast at your hotel at Emilia Romagna. You’ll meet our guide in Modena in order to explore the university town! Don`t miss the beautiful Piazza Grande with its amazing dome and the 88m campanile. In the afternoon you’ll visit the capital town of the Emilia-Romagna – Bologna. It is a lively and cosmopolitan Italian college city, with spectacular history, art, cuisine, music, and culture. It is the seventh largest city in terms of population in Italy and it is the heart of a metropolitan area of about 1,000,000 inhabitants. In the evening: Dinner at the hotel and overnight.
Day 5: Ravenna - arrival at Tuscany
After breakfast you will visit Ravenna. Ravenna is connected to the Adriatic Sea by the Candiano Canal. It is the location of a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It’s also well known for its beautiful mosaics. Later you continue your journey to Montecatini. In the evening: Dinner at the hotel and overnight.
Day 6: Florence
Breakfast at your hotel in Montecatini. On your sixth day you are going to visit the capital of Tuscany: Florence! Heading into town you will be taken directly to the Uffizi, the Palazzo Ducale and to the Loggia dei Lanzi. You will be inspired by the masterpieces of our world’s greatest artist, like David and Michelangelo. In the evening: Dinner at the hotel and overnight in Montecatini.
Day 7: Lake Garda
After breakfast in you will leave Montecatini and return to the Lake Garda where you have the chance to relax at your last day in Italy. You can visit e.g. the historical centre of Sirmione which is located on the Sirmione peninsula that divides the lower part of Lake Garda. In the evening you enjoy your dinner at the hotel restaurant.
Day 8: Departure
In the morning: Breakfast and Departure.
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